Concert Season 2015-2016

Collegium Vocale of Saint Louis (1996 – 2016) Celebrating 20 Years!

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April
242016

O Primavera! — Baroque Music of Spring

Christ Church Cathedral, 1210 Locust, 63103
2:00 p.m.

Musicians

  • Arianna Aerie, soprano
  • Nancy Luetzow, soprano
  • Stephanie Ruggles, alto
  • Willard Cobb, tenor, recorder
  • Bruce Carvell, tenor, flute, recorder
  • Kevin Warner, bass-baritone
  • Jeff Noonan, lute, theorbo
  • Stephanie Hunt, cello
  • Charles Metz, harpsichord

CVSL Primaver concert, April24, 2016

Program

  • Ecco la primavera (1608) Mogens Pedersøn
  • O primavera gioventu dell’ anno (1601) Luzzascho Luzzaschi
  • Corrente and Ciaccona (1623) Alessandro Piccinini
  • Alla luce, alla luce (1610) Giovanni Girolamo Kapsperger
  • Aure fresche, aure volanti Alessandro Stradella
  • Torno la calda estate (c. 1700) cantata Anonymous)
  • O primavera gioventu dell’ anno (1592) Claudio Monteverdi
  • INTERMISSION
  • O primavera gioventu dell’ a (1611) Heinrich Schütz
  • O primavera gioventù dell’ anno (1614) Raffaele Rontani (1580-1622)
  • Floro e Tirsi (1707) duet cantata Alessandro Scarlatti
  • Pavan and Galliard (c. 1600) Thomas Morley
  • The Bashful Lover (c. 1750) Charles Burney
  • As Vesta was from Latmos Hill descending (1601) Thomas Weelkes

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Feb
282016

Four Sacred Cantatas by J S Bach

Village Lutheran Church, 9237 Clayton Rd, 63124.
3:00 p.m. [Pre-concert lecture by Music Director, Dr. Bruce Carvell starts 2:30]
Free Admission | Ample parking on the adjacent church lot

Musicians

  • Arianna Aerie, soprano
  • Nancy Luetzow, soprano
  • Stephanie Ruggles, alto
  • Willard Cobb, tenor, recorder
  • Bruce Carvell, tenor, flute, recorder
  • David Berger, bass-baritone
  • Joyce Alper, oboe, oboe d’amore, oboe da caccia
  • Hank Skolnick, bassoon
  • John Korak, trumpet
  • Bill Bauer, violin
  • Rochelle Skolnick, violin
  • Nell French, viola
  • Stephanie Hunt, cello
  • Ron Hall, organ

Program

  • J.S. Bach: Four Sacred Cantatas
  • BWV 167, Ihr Menschen, rühmet Gottes Liebe
  • BWV 185, Barmherziges Herze der ewigen Liebe
  • BWV 156, Ich stehe mit einem Fuß im Grabe!
  • BWV 181, Leichtgesinnte Flattergeister

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Oct
252015

Buried Treasure: Unpublished Gems from German Courts, 1700-1750

First Congregational Church, 6501 Wydown, 63105
3:00 p.m. [lecture starts 2:30]» Press Release

Musicians

  • Arianna Aerie, soprano
  • Nancy Luetzow, soprano
  • Stephanie Ruggles, alto
  • Willard Cobb, tenor, recorder
  • Bruce Carvell, tenor, flute, recorder
  • David Berger, bass-baritone
  • Brandon Christensen, violin
  • Rochelle Skolnick, violin
  • Elena Kraineva, viola
  • Stephanie Hunt, cello
  • Hank Skolnick, bassoon
  • Charles Metz, harpsichord

Program

  • Anon. “Fra Martino” (Canon á 4)
  • Giovanni Alberto Ristori (1692-1753), Posa d’un faggio all’ombra (cantata)
  • Christoph Graupner (1683-1760), M’invita la caccia (two arias)
  • M’invita a la caccia la diva (bass)
  • Al fulgor de preggi suoi (alto)
  • Johann Gottlieb Graun (1703-1771), Ecco a voi, cari sassi (cantata)
  • Antonio Caldara (1670-1736), Non v’e pena, ne l’amore (cantata)
  • Anon. (fl. 1712), Apollo in Tempe, “Se viene il vostro Apollo al colle, al prato” (quartet)

» St. Louis Post Dispatch: Collegium Vocale performs Baroque treasures rescued from obscurity

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